'''Hazard Stevens''' (June 9, 1842 – October 11, 1918) was an American military officer, mountaineer, politician and writer. He received the Medal of Honor
for his service in the Union army
during the American Civil War
at the Battle of Fort Huger
. Stevens and P. B. Van Trump|Philemon Beecher Van Trump
made the first documented successful climb of Mount Rainier
on August 17, 1870.